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Audi Australia Launches First-Ever Snow Driving Experience at Mount Hotham

by on 28 August 2015 in Audi News

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To celebrate a new partnership with Mount Hotham, Audi is launching the first Audi quattro snow driving experience in this country. More…

Driven: 2016 Audi TT Roadster 2.0 TFSI quattro S tronic (USA)

by on 19 August 2015 in Reviews & Road Tests

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We’re just going to get this out there. We hate the “hairdresser’s car” stereotype often applied to the Audi TT. Yes, the car is stylish and maybe even whimsical with its two-seater configuration, but judging it solely on those qualities is your loss. The TT Roadster has always been a very cool car, and with the latest third generation Audi has amped it even further with trick design and the trickiest of tech gadgetry. More…

Photo Shoot: Then Neuspeed Owned Audi Sport A4 Touring Car in USA

by on 4 August 2015 in Motorsport PhotoGraphic

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We’ll admit it, we walked up on the car you see here with a bit of consternation. This B5 A4, an actual Audi Sport touring car chassis, was on display at Waterfest. Then owned by Neuspeed, the car had just competed as the only entry in the “unlimited class” of European Car’s 1.8T challenge. This […] More…

56K Mile Audi ur quattro and Rare DKW Coupe Head to Auctions America California Sale

by on 17 July 2015 in Events News In Market Vintage & Youngtimer News

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Audi collectors should take note. Auctions America is conducting their California Sale this week, including sale of an iconic ur quattro and a rare DKW. Nearly 300 collector sales are being sold from July 17-18, most notably these two four-ringers.
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Mikkola & Blomqvist Thrill Crowds with Audi quattro Rallycar Demonstrations

by on 29 May 2015 in Motorsport Vintage & Youngtimer News

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Former World Rally Champions Hannu Mikkola and Stig Blomqvist reacquainted themselves with the awesome Audi quattro rallycar thrilling crowds at Knockhill in Scotland last weekend (16-17 May). More…

Mikkola to “Fire up the quattro” at McRae Anniversary Event

by on 22 April 2015 in Motorsport Vintage & Youngtimer News

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Former World Rally Champion Hannu Mikkola together with a number of rare and exotic Audi quattro rallycars are heading to Knockhill next month (16-17 May) – Group B machines that changed the sport in the 1980s for ever. More…

Event Coverage: Techno Classica 2015

by on 22 April 2015 in Events Coverage

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Much like Essen, Germany’s other big show focused on the aftermarket, trying to find a direct equivalent elsewhere in the world is a bit difficult. Sure, there are “auto jumbles” that cater to vintage cars like Hershey or Carlisle, and there are trade shows like the SEMA Show where company’s display their parts in a trade […] More…

Bonhams Auction Suggests ’80s quattros Pricing Skyrocketing

by on 23 March 2015 in Vintage & Youngtimer News

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Bonhams inaugural Sale at the 73rd Goodwood Members’ Meeting showed a strong trend for iconic 1980s sports cars, achieving a new world auction record for an Audi quattro as the hammer fell at £287,100 for the 1985 Sport quattro SWB Coupé model. More…

Got 3D Printer? Get quattro!

by on 20 March 2015 in Choice Gear Vintage & Youngtimer News

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There’s a reason why 3D printers are taking off, even becoming common. They’re completely and totally useful in making obscure parts or simply objects of fancy. Perhaps this pair of quattro models falls under the latter, and we’ve found a place where you can download them.
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1985 Audi Sport quattro and 1982 Group B Rally quattro Offered by Bonhams

by on 12 March 2015 in In Market Vintage & Youngtimer News

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A duo of phenomenally fast 1980s Audi Quattros are offered at Bonhams inaugural Members’ Meeting Sale, taking place 21 March at Goodwood, Chichester in England. More…

Design Focus: Mircea Raiescu with Modern Take on Audi Racing Classics

by on 24 February 2015 in Design Motorsport

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In a conversation about the most recent wave of Audi design, our email pal Hans Z shot us a link to Mircea Raiescu Motorsport Design. Specifically, the link was to a design dubbed Audi quattro Group B concept, the image above that is likely catching your eye as I type this. More…

Pristine Audi Ur quattro on Ebay Suggests “Highschool Rule” Applies to the Ur

by on 23 February 2015 in In Market

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Friday night we found a very clean 56,00o mile 1983 ur quattro on Ebay. It was the right color (red) and the only modifications that appeared to be on the car were ones that made it look more European, including glass e-code aero headlights, small bumpers with foglight, and Ronal wheels with a stepped lip. […] More…